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Architecture: castles & fortifications

Products In Architecture: castles & fortifications (Total Products 31, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Defensive Northumberland
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Thousands of years before the Romans and the Venerable Bede, Northumberland was a landscape of hilltop forts, many of which can be traced today. Milit...
Cathedrals of Britain. London and the South East
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**Pointing persistently to heaven: A guide to UK cathedrals** Power, glory, bloodshed, prayer: cathedrals in the UK are as much about human drama as ...

Abandoned castles
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An ancient hilltop fortress. A crusader citadel in the West Bank. A fairytale medieval castle fallen into ruin. From ancient times to the end of the n...
Relics of the Reich
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Relics of the Reich is the story of what happened to the buildings the Nazis left behind. Hitler?s Reich may have been defeated in 1945 but many build...

Abandoned civilisations
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Ruined cities overgrown by jungle. Towns buried beneath the ground. Statues lying half- hidden in the sand. Why do civilisations collapse? Why are tow...
Defending Leicestershire and Rutland
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Leicestershire and Rutland's position astride some of England's major routes made them the scene of decisive battles, skirmishes and sieges, all of which have left their marks on the landscape. This book covers defensive sites, ranging from castles to missile bases, and places them in their social, political, historical, and military contexts.

Yorkshire's secret castles
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There is no single event in the history of our nation that has impacted society as profoundly as the Norman Conquest. These were brutal times and revo...
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Beginning with their introduction in the eleventh century, and ending with their widespread abandonment in the seventeenth, Marc Morris explores many ...

Sudeley Castle
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Set in the beautiful Gloucestershire Cotswolds, Sudeley Castle exemplifies popular perceptions of the romantic English country house. The final restin...
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'An extraordinary achievement . . . gripping, grim and witty' Robert MacFarlane'A kind of apocalyptic Super Size Me, in which the author force feeds h...

How to read castles
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How to Read Castles is a travel-sized primer that takes a strictly visual approach to castle architecture, building up the reader's vocabulary of cast...
Tiny castles
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The very first compendium of Britain's most interesting diminutive castles, written in an amusing, accessible style. Praised by BBC Countryfile Magazi...

The castle at war in medieval England and Wales
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This ground-breaking book traces the story of castles at war in England and Wales from their introduction by the Normans in the eleventh century until...
British castles colouring book
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Visitors have been flocking to castles across the country for centuries to learn about their history and enjoy their splendour, and this collection of...

A Day at Château de Chantilly
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A comprehensive tour of the magnificent Château de Chantilly, its superlative art collection, important stables, and beautiful gardens. The Domaine d...
The castle in the Wars of the Roses
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The Wars of the Roses is one of the most dramatic and fascinating periods in medieval history. Much has been written about the leading personalities, ...

Houses of power
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What was it like to live as a royal Tudor? Why were their residences built as they were and what went on inside their walls? Who slept where and wit...
The Forts and Fortifications of Europe, 1815-1945
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After the Napoleonic Wars the borders of Europe were redrawn and relative peace endured across the region, but the volatile politics of the late ninet...

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Castles takes a uniquely architectural approach to deconstructing all forms of fortification, showing how the work of architect, stonemason, and engin...
Castles and Strongholds of Northumberland
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Much more than an excellent gazetteer, an engaging history using contemporary sources shows whose hands the defence of the Anglo-Scottish border was i...

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